Teaching has always been her passion and now that she is practicing, she feels contented despite the challenges of a low salary and poor working environment. She has plans to start a retail shop to supplement her salary and upgrade in her studies.
Irene intends to use the loan to renovate her house.
About Housing Loans
Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.
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